| Glory is a heavy burden, a murdering poison, and to bear it is an art. And to have that art is rare.
| I don't want to hear about my death.
| Wojtyla was a warrior, who did more to end the Soviet Union than even America.
| I cry, sometimes, because I'm not 20 years younger, and I'm not healthy. But if I were, I would even sacrifice my writing to enter politics.
| I didn't want to kill a man. I'm not capable of killing a man. I wanted to kill a tyrant.
| I have always looked on disobedience toward the oppressive as the only way to use the miracle of having been born.
| Arafat contradicts himself every five minutes. He always plays the double-cross, lies even if you ask him what time it is.
| We are an age without leaders. We stopped having leaders at the end of the 20th century.
| Is it right to shoot the poor prostitute or a woman who is unfaithful to her husband, or a man who loves another man?
| I was a little girl fighting as a partisan against Nazi-Fascism.
| When my father was arrested, we didn't know where they had him. My mother found him at the house of torture. It was called Villa Triste.
| I am a danger to myself if I get angry.
| The moment you give up your principles, and your values, you are dead, your culture is dead, your civilization is dead. Period.
| I find it shameful that in nearly all the universities of Europe, Palestinian students sponsor and nurture anti-Semitism.
| Have you ever thought that war is a madhouse and that everyone in the war is a patient?
| Without Khomeini, we would not be where we are. What a pity that, when pregnant with him, his mother did not choose to have an abortion.
| You cannot govern, you cannot administrate, with an ignoramus.
| Khomeini was not a puppet like Arafat or Qaddafi or the many other dictators I met in the Islamic world. He was a sort of Pope, a sort of king - a real leader.
| I am disgusted by the anti-Semitism of many Italians, of many Europeans.
| Europe is no longer Europe, it is Eurabia, a colony of Islam, where the Islamic invasion does not proceed only in a physical sense, but also in a mental and cultural sense.